Lunch: Served daily from 11.00am

We love good food here at The Kitchen. Food that’s local, from the heart and downright delicious. And we love serving it in the gorgeous, light-filled space that is our restaurant with stunning views across the Park, River Esk and out to the historic Orangerie. We have child-friendly menus plus vegan, vegetarian, gluten free and dairy free options.

Please ensure you book online before your visit as we cannot accept walk-ins at this time. Thank you.

The Menu

Light Bites

Classic RY Caesar salad – baby gem, crispy croutons, anchovies, pancetta lardons, parmesan and Caesar dressing (gf available)(v) £9.00 (add chicken £3.50) (add prawns £4.50)

Roasted heirloom tomato salad – toasted pine nuts, Greek feta, baby gem lettuce, basil oil and crostini’s (v/vg option available) £8.00

Bhudda bowl –butternut quinoa, mixed beans, braised beets and smashed avocado (vg/gf) £9.00

Clam chowder – fresh clams, potatoes and corn, topped with pancetta and served with a crusty
roll (gf available) £7.50

Hot salt beef bagel with peppered cream cheese, red sauerkraut and RY salad £8.50

Marvellous Mains

Chargrilled 6oz iron steak cooked pink, chimichurri, roasted baby vine tomatoes, truffle
and parmesan fries (gf) £15.00

Tempura seabass, Daikon and Nori salad, skinny fries, burnt lime and Nam Jim sauce £14.50

Rigatoni – butternut squash, toasted cashews, pumpkin seeds, edamame, sorrel and red
pepper sauce (v)

Bean burger – toasted seeded bun, cucumber and mint slaw, handcut chips
(v/vg option avalable)

On the Side

Skinny Fries (vg/gf) £3.50

Hand cut chips with parmesan and truffle oil £4.25

Summer Vegetables (v/gf) £4.00

Rocket, balsamic and parmesan salad £

Delicious Desserts

Lemon and passionfruit tart, lemon sorbet and toasted meringue £6.50

Dark chocolate brownie, strawberry compote and mint syrup (gf/vg) £6.00

Raspberry sorbet cranachan, chewy flapjack, toasted granola, whipped
cream and freeze dried raspberries £6.00

Giacopazzi ice cream pot (vg/gf) £3.45

Cheese of the week – Arran oatcakes, grapes and quince jelly £7.00

Dietary requirement symbols: vg - vegan/ v- vegetarian/ gf - gluten free/ df - dairy free

To Finish

Our range of teas & coffees are specially chosen by Edinburgh Tea & Coffee Co.

Flat White £2.80 ~ Cappuccino £2.60 ~ Latte £2.60 ~ Americano £2.50 ~ Espresso £2.00 ~ Macchiato £2.20 ~ +Syrup £0.50 ~ +Extra Shot £0.50 ~ Hot Chocolate £2.90

Loose Leaf Teas from £2.40 (Chamomile Flowers, Darjeeling, Earl Grey, Gunpowder Green Tea, Moroccan Mint, Jasmine Blossoms, African Rooibos, Turkish Apple, Blue Lady and Breakfast)

For the Kids

Lovely Lunches

Tomato and mozzarella flat bread pizza (v) £6.00*
Roasted butternut squash rigatoni (v) £6.00*
Chargrilled chicken fillets, fries and peas (df) £6.50*
Hot dog and fries (gf available) £6.00*

*Includes £1 CHAS donation. Restoration Yard’s charity partner is CHAS, providing hospice services in Scotland for children with life-shortening conditions.

The Sweet Stuff

Sorbet and mixed berries (vg/gf) £4.00
Giacopazzi ice cream pot (vg/gf) £3.45
Chocolate brownie with ice cream £4.00

Wine & Spirits

All wines available in a 125ml glass, 175ml glass and 750ml bottle.


Cataratto, Palazzi, Italy '16
Chardonnay, Listening Station, Western Australia '18
Pinot Grigo, Veneto '17
Sauvignon Blanc, The Cloud Factory, Marlborough '17


Montepulciano, Il Faggio, Abruzzo, Italy '17
Pinot Noir, Emiliana Adobe Reserva '18
Malbec, The Soldier's Block, Victoria '17
Shiraz, The Soldier's Block, Victoria '18


Mirabello Pinot Grigio Rosé, Veneto, Italy '17


Bottega Prosecco Gold/Rose
Mirabello Prosecco, Veneto, Italy
Mas Macià, Cava Brut, Spain
La Chapelle, Champagne Premier Cru

Beers & Cider

Paolozzi - Edinburgh Beer Factory
UNTITLED - Edinburgh Beer Factory
Z.E.E.P - Edinburgh Beer Factory
Game Bird - Born in the Borders
Traditional Cider - Thistly Cross
Nanny State Low Alcohol - Brew Dog


NB Gin
Blackwoods Vodka
Dark Matter Rum
Buffalo Trace Bourbon
Johnnie Walker Black Label
Glenkinchie 12
Glenmorangie 10
Lagavulin 16


Still Mineral Water £2.00 (330ml) £4.00 (1ltr)
Sparkling Mineral Water £2.00 (330ml) £4.00 (1 ltr)
Fresh Orange Juice £2.50
Cloudy Apple Juice £2.50
Fentimans Botanicals selection: Rose Lemonade, Victorian Lemonade, Wild English Elderflower, Ginger Beer £3.10, Coke £2.70
Diet Coke/Coke Zero £2.50
Sprite Zero £2.50
Fever Tree Selection: Tonic, Slimline Tonic, Lemonade, Soda £2.20